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Great Places to Celebrate the Fourth of July

Jul 02, 2013 04:08PM ● By tina

There's plenty of local family fun this Fourth of July!

By Linden Wilson, Assistant Editor

Whether you’re looking to enjoy an impressive fireworks show, nosh on delicious food or take a dip in the pool (or all of the above), we’ve rounded up a few can’t-miss Fourth of July celebrations worth looking into.

Southlake Town Square

Southlake’s annual Stars and Stripes festival is back this Wednesday and brings the fun for all ages. With patriotic children’s crafts, music, food trucks and fireworks, there’s no better way to celebrate our country’s birthday.

31st Annual Fireworks Extravaganza Over Lake Grapevine

Take in a 30-minute fireworks show on Thursday from great viewing spots including lakeside city parks, area hotels, the Gaylord Texan Resort’s Glass Cactus nightclub and from atop the resort’s parking garage. When the holiday is over, you can still check out Friday Night Fireworks, a 12-minute show running every Friday night through Labor Day weekend.

Fourth of July Spectacular at The Keller Pointe

Spend the afternoon outdoors enjoying games, competitions, music and fun prizes for kiddos at this annual event held at The Keller Pointe Outdoor Pool. The spectacular is free for members; non-members pay a regular daily fee.